As a board-certified nurse practitioner at South Texas Mental Health Associates in Corpus Christi, Texas, Nedia N. De Lua-Ruiz, NP, always puts the well-being of her patients first. Ms. De Lua-Ruiz offers compassionate, patient-focused mental health care for conditions ranging from depression and anxiety to schizophrenia and PTSD.
Ms. De Lua-Ruiz earned her bachelor’s of science in nursing (BSN) degree at Texas Tech University Health Science Center. She completed her master’s of science in nursing, which enabled her to become a nurse practitioner at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio. She frequently attends training events and conferences to stay up-to-date with best practices in psychiatric medicine.
With nearly 10 years of practical psychiatric nursing experience, Ms. De Lua-Ruiz had a comprehensive understanding of her patients’ needs. She always takes time to talk to them, listen to their questions, and answer questions thoroughly. She wants to be a true partner in health for her patients and help them to improve their quality of life and well-being with excellent medical care and support.